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Volume 31, Issue 2

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Informational Update For August 16, 2012

Business Continuity: A Coordinated Approach

Are you prepared to ensure ongoing business operations in the event of a crisis? Do you have a clear, executable and rapidly accessible business continuity program?

This live webcast will explain how you can coordinate your approach to business continuity, disaster recovery and crisis management to ensure rapid response. Learn how you can:

  • Evaluate the criticality of business processes and supporting technologies through online assessments and business impact analyses

  • Coordinate business continuity and disaster recovery plans, business processes, impact analyses and recovery procedures

  • Ensure rapid access to test or activate business continuity and disaster recovery plans in the event of a crisis or business disruption

  • Centralize reporting and management of all BCM activities, including crisis events that impact employees, customers, stakeholders and mission-critical operations

  • Tie BCM activities into your overall governance, risk and compliance program

Register NOW!

DRJ Monthly Webinar Series - Free Every Month

A CPS Energy Case Study: Emergency Communication from a Utility Perspective - Striving to Meet Increasing Customer Expectations

Free Webinar On Wednesday, August 22, 2012 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM EDT

Sponsored By Send Word NowDuring this webinar, Anita Bateman from CPS Energy will discuss how CPS Energy, the nation's largest municipally owned energy utility, is leveraging Send Word Now's alerting capabilities in innovative ways to communicate with customers and employees. After an initial implementation in 2011, the CPS Energy team is moving forward to the next phase, implementing employee alerts and beginning the process of implementing Spanish language alerts and customer-specific power outage alerts. Anita will also discuss their most recent customer alert test and lessons learned. CPS Energy is the nation's largest municipally owned energy utility, providing both electric and natural gas service in San Antonio, Texas. CPS Energy serves over 717,000 electric and 325,000 gas customers in and around the 7th largest city in the nation and over a 1,514 square mile service area.

Register Now For This Free Webinar

Quick Links


A rose by any other name



ISO 22301: A Framework for Business Process Definition


Strategic BCP Power Hour: Preparing for the Convergence of Business Continuity (BC) & Risk Management (RM)

September 5 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Up the Business Continuity Creek without a paddle...Managing a BCP Program with little or no resources

September 13 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM


Submit CFP For Spring World 2013 Today! Deadline: 9/24/12

Disaster Recovery Journal, host and sponsor Spring World 2013 invites you to nominate a speaker and/or topic for our conference.

BC Management, Inc's 11th Annual BC Management Compensation & Program Study

"Assessing Business Continuity World-Wide"

BCM COMPENSATION RESEARCH REPORTS - Study participants who complete the BCM Compensation section will receive multiple BCM Compensation Reports


New BCI Licensed Level 1 Course

The BCI Level 1 Course is a foundation course based on the Business Continuity Institute's "Good Practice Guidelines".

Register Now for Fall World 2012!

Extended Early Registration Discount Expires Today

Hurry! Register by August 16 to reserve your spot at Fall World 2012 and save $100 off the low registration fee. You cannot afford to miss this conference!

Attendees at DRJ conferences return year after year for the quality sessions, the outstanding information and the training they receive on site. The return on investment is extremely high. Register now and choose from more than 40 sessions to guide you through the most difficult topics. Gain full access to the exhibition hall as well. Find the latest information on projects and services in the industry and make lifelong networking contacts.

DRJ makes it easy to access everything you need at Fall World 2012. Register now to reserve your spot in the world's number one conference dedicated to business continuity.

Visit DRJ.com/FallWorld for complete details!

Fall World Exhibit Hall
Monday Evening Hospitality

Monday Evening Hospitality

You won't want to miss the Monday Evening Hospitality hosted by conference Gold Sponsor SendWordNow. It is a fun-filled event for attendees, vendors and speakers. Food, drinks and networking are offered in a relaxing environment.

Enjoy the Amenities at Sheraton San Diego Hotel

Fall World 2012 will be held at the luxurious Sheraton San Diego Hotel. This bayside location is the perfect spot for attendees to unwind after conference hours. Restaurants are onsite and nearby, offering a variety of places to explore. The hotel also features a fitness center, two pools, spa and a beautiful bay and marina views. Meeting space is updated and ample size to host the largest gathering of business continuity planners from around the globe. Make your hotel reservations early, as a block of rooms with the special conference rate will only be held for a limited time. The hotel provides free shuttle service to and from the airport from 5:30 a.m. to midnight. Shuttles run approximately every 15 minutes.

Sheraton San Diego Hotel

Travel Discounts Available

American Airlines is DRJ's official airlines for Fall World 2012. For reservations, call 800-433-1790 or visit www.aa.com. Use file #8392AZ for the discounted rate. Avis is DRJ's official rental car service. Call 800-331-1600 or visit www.avis.com. Use file #D005078 for the discounted rate.

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